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Playground Bar & Lounge

Open Now: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
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Good for a sports bar

We went on a Saturday night to watch the UofA basketball game. It was crowded but we were able to... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2018
Chapin, South Carolina
Good Spot

reat service. Food is mediocre. Ordered the dry rub chicken wings. They were served on a bed of... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2017
Tucson, Arizona
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good21%
  • Average28%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
17 Feb 2018
“Good for a sports bar”
4 Aug 2018
“Music, food and drinks!”
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278 E Congress St, Tucson, AZ 85701-1829
+1 520-396-3691
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Reviewed August 4, 2018

Love going to the Playground to see live music, do some dancing, have some dinner and drinks. Always a great time. We especially go to see the band "Heart and Soul" great group.

Thank kgirlwalks71
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Their mixed drinks are really tasty - I had to order a second watermelon drink as the first was so good. Good service, good seating. Not too loud and restrooms were nice.

Thank Laura F
Reviewed March 19, 2018

We hung out on the roof top lounge area which was very comfortable. Service was great. Good food and good beers on tap. They just remodeled so a lot of cool decretive items. I loved the outside heaters , they looked like large lamps.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed February 17, 2018

We went on a Saturday night to watch the UofA basketball game. It was crowded but we were able to find a table after a short wait. Our server was quite attentive and quick - we didn't have any problem getting our drinks and getting...More

Thank 48Buddy
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Playground is a club scene with an out door area upon entering then a bar inside and a rooftop dance floor. I have never had a good experience here. The bartenders are extremely slow and rude. I try to give slack because I am a...More

Thank emk308
Reviewed January 17, 2017

reat service. Food is mediocre. Ordered the dry rub chicken wings. They were served on a bed of potato chips. Very salty wings. Someone ordered the calamari. Batter was light but could really taste the frying oil. Again great staff. A great place to stop...More

Thank GeneT60
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Service is poor. We waited ten minutes for a glass of water and left when our drinks had not arrived 20 minutes later. The establishment is understaffed (only two employees in evidence on a Saturday afternoon) by indifferent 20-somethings. A sports bar in the heart...More

Thank GothamGrady
Reviewed October 12, 2016

If you like it loud, dark and bright, and crowded, go there, especially on Friday or Saturday nights. Especially on Second Saturday. It is mostly a young adult place, but after a while it does not seem to matter, and once you have passed the...More

Thank Laurence L
Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

A place right on Congress Street and in the middle of all the action on the Friday and Saturday evening. Upstairs there is a live music patio where the music can be heard throughout the city street area. About downstairs is also pleasant and we...More

Thank JP070766
Reviewed April 10, 2016

Open air bar located downtown. I was in early afternoon on a saturday, killing time before leaving town. Nice selection on tap, including several local and arizona beers. Did not try food, it's more bar than restaurant.

Thank anchorsteam1
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